Assassin's Aprrentice by Robin Hobb
Paperback. Condition: Good. 1995. Bantam Spectra. 1st Edition, 1st Printing.
First book in the Farseer series. Fitz starts life as a royal bastard cast onto the streets, with only animals and street children for company - but soon he will hold the power over life and death in his hands as the Assassin's apprentice